Bringing Light to Motherhood


Description
The Bringing Light to Motherhood training is comprised of 7 independent modules: (1) Risk Factors & Prevalence, (2) Symptoms & Diagnoses, (3) Screening & Assessment, (4) Attachment & Bonding, (5) Interventions, (6) Treatment Plans, and (7) Psychopharmalogical Considerations. Learning Objectives include: (1) Recognize and describe symptoms of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (2) Identify risk factors, co-morbid conditions and additional considerations; (3) Administer screening and assessment tools to pregnant and postpartum women; and (4) Apply the basics of effective intervention and utilize resources for informed care.

Bringing Light to Motherhood is an approved pre-requisite course for Postpartum Support International's Certification in Perinatal Mental Health (PMH-C).

This course meets the qualifications for 12 hours of continuing education for LMFTs, LPCCs, LCSWs, LEPs, and psychologists as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences and California Board of Psychology. Wellnest is the sponsor of continuing education for this learning module and is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Wellnest as the sponsor maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

If your license type is not listed here we are not currently approved to offer you continuing education credit at this time. Please follow-up with your licensing board directly to confirm if these credits will apply in your state.
Content
  • Photo Montage
  • Introduction
  • Section 1
  • Module 1 Introduction
  • Course Logistics
  • Learning Objectives
  • Speak Up When You're Down PSA
  • Introduction - Who is Impacted
  • Who Is Impacted
  • Introduction - Impact of PMADs
  • Impact of PMADs
  • Introduction - Causes of PMADs
  • Causes of PMADs
  • Introduction- Risk Factors & Prevalence
  • Risk Factors & Prevalence
  • Introduction - Module 1 Summary
  • Module 1 Summary
  • Introduction - Module 1 Assessment
  • Module 1 Assessment- Risk Factors & Prevalence
  • Section 2
  • Module 2 Introduction
  • Ellie's Story
  • Introduction - Baby Blues, Anxiety & Depression During Pregnancy
  • Baby Blues, Anxiety & Depression During Pregnancy
  • Introduction - Postpartum Depression
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Introduction - Postpartum Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Postpartum Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Introduction - Bipolar Disorder, Panic Disorder & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder, Panic Disorder & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Introduction - Postpartum Psychosis
  • Postpartum Psychosis
  • Introduction - Pregnancy Denial
  • Pregnancy Denial
  • Introduction - Module 2 Summary
  • Module 2 Summary
  • Introduction - Module 2 Assessment
  • Module 2 Assessment
  • Section 3
  • Module 3 Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • Olivia's Story
  • Introduction - Who, What, Where, When & Why
  • Who, What, Where, When & Why
  • Introduction - Screening Tools - PHQ9 & Edinburgh 3
  • Screening Tools - PHQ9 & Edinburgh 3
  • Introduction - Assessment of Suicidal Risk
  • Assessment of Suicidal Risk
  • Introduction - Reproductive & Medical History
  • Reproductive & Medical History
  • Introduction - Mental Health
  • Mental Health
  • Introduction - Cultural Considerations, Social Support, Strengths & Self Care
  • Social Support, Cultural Considerations, Social Support & Self Care
  • Introduction - Family & Trauma History
  • Family & Trauma History
  • Introduction - Summary
  • Summary
  • Introduction - Module 3 Assessment
  • Module 3 Assessment - Screening & Assessment
  • Section 4
  • Module 4 Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • Irene's Story
  • Introduction - Understanding Attachment
  • Understanding Attachment
  • Introduction - Developing the Attachment Relationship
  • Developing the Attachment Relationship
  • Introduction - The Still Face Experiement
  • Still Face Experiment
  • Introduction - Dysregulation & Repair
  • Dysregulation & Repair
  • Introduction - Module 4 Summary
  • Summary
  • Introduction - Module 4 Assessment
  • Module 4 Assessment
  • Section 5
  • Module 5 Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • Martha's Story
  • Introduction - Empathy Practice
  • Empathy Practice
  • Introduction - Foundations for Successful Interventions
  • Foundations for Successful Interventions
  • Introduction - What Works
  • Interventions Part 1: What Works
  • Introduction - Therapeutic Goals
  • Interventions Part 1: Therapeutic Goals
  • Introduction - Therapeutic Models of Care
  • Interventions Part 1: Therapeutic Models of Care
  • Transition slide - Intervention Tools
  • Interventions Part 1: Cognitive Reframing, IPT, SFT
  • Introduction - Dyadic Interventions
  • Interventions Part 1: Dyadic Interventions
  • Introduction - Breastfeeding Considerations
  • Interventions Part 1: Breastfeeding Considerations
  • Introduction Module 5 Assessment- Symptoms & Diagnoses
  • Module 5 Assessment - Interventions Part 1
  • Section 6
  • Module 6 Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • Nadege's Story - part 1
  • Developing the Treatment Plan
  • Introduction - Module 6 Assessment
  • Module 6 Assessment - Interventions Part 2
  • Section 7
  • Introduction to Module 7
  • Learning Objectives & Introduction - When to Consider Medication
  • Nadege's Story - Part 2
  • Disclaimer
  • When to Consider Medication
  • Introduction - Antidepressants as Treatment for PMADs
  • Antidepressants as Treatment for PMADs
  • Introduction - Medication Guidelines & Breastfeeding Implications
  • Medication Guidelines & Breastfeeding Implications
  • Introduction- Summary of Module 7
  • Summary
  • Introduction to Module 7 Assessment - Medical and Biological Interventions
  • Assessment Module 7
  • Certification Training Conclusion
  • Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed